MCSA Server 2012-410

Programme Aims

Get hands-on instruction and practice installing and configuring Windows Server 2012, including Windows Server 2012 R2. This course is part one in a series of three courses that provides the skills and knowledge necessary to implement a core Windows Server 2012 infrastructure in an existing enterprise environment.
This course maps directly to and is the preferred choice for hands-on preparation for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) Exam 410: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012, which is the first of three exams required for the MCSA: Windows Server 2012 credential.

Entry Requirements

This course requires that student meet the following prerequisites, including that they have:
– An understanding of networking fundamentals.
– An understanding of basic AD DS concepts.
– An awareness and understanding of security best practices.
– Basic knowledge of server hardware.
– Experience working with, and configuring, Windows client operating systems, such as Windows 7 or Windows 8.

Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, students will be able to:
Install and configure Windows Server 2012.
Describe AD DS.
Manage Active Directory objects.
Automate Active Directory administration.
Implement IPv4.
Implement Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP).
Implement Domain Name System (DNS).
Implement IPv6.
Implement local storage.
Implement file and print services.
Implement Group Policy.
Secure Windows servers by using Group Policy Objects (GPOs).
Implement server virtualization by using Hyper-V.